Tool Setter (Injection Moulding) – Full Time –

  • Permanent
  • Scunthorpe
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Address Region: Lincolnshire
  • Salary: £26576/annum


Job Title: Tool Setter (Injection Moulding)

Working Days/ Hours: Mon – Fri, 6-2, 2-10, 10-6

Salary & Benefits: £12.98 per hour (£25311) + Shift Allowance (£1265.55) = £26576 +Company Benefits

Location: Scunthorpe

The Company:

Our client is a market leading Manufacturing company in Scunthorpe with over 100 years of history

The Role:

To ensure that all Injection Moulding machinery is set to process the correct product, colour changes are made and quality standard is met

Key Responsibilities/ Daily Duties:

Setting tools in presses and their start up in line with production requirements
Start and Stop Injection Moulding Presses
Prepare Tools and Equipment in advance of a Tool Change
Sling and Lift Tools using Cranes
Presentation of 1st off part to Quality Dept for 1st off process
Adhering to company Quality and work procedures
Set up robot heads and load programmes
Reporting faults to tool-room / maintenance in accordance with company procedures
Ensure accurate completion of job packs prior to and at Tool Change
Recording deviations
Troubleshooting and supporting process improvements as directed by the Process Engineer
Responsible for safety checks, housekeeping in and around machine areas, routine maintenance checks where specified – always being aware of the safety of other employees
Participate in SMED activities
Work to and report KPI targets/results with respect to Tool Change times and OEE data
Additional Responsibilities for EPP setters include Tool Maintenance and Preparation, along with basic plant and equipment maintenance.
Perform colour changes
Any other projects or tasks assigned to you by management team
The Candidate:

Experience/Qualifications Required:

Experience with Injection Moulding, Robots and Processes such as Gas Injection, Low Pressure Injection, Foil Moulding and In-Mould Cloth are essential.
Hold or be actively pursuing an NVQ Level 2 in Injection Moulding and Tool Setting.  An NVQ Level 3 would be desirable
Have an overhead Crane Operation Licence

Salary: £26576/annum

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Scunthorpe

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